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Samuel Edward Elmore

Samuel Edward Elmore, American banker. Member Connecticut House of Representatives, 1860 and 1864 (chairman military committee); Member Hartford Board Trade.


  • Elmore, Samuel Edward was born on November 3, 1833 in South Windsor, Connecticut, United States. Son of Harvey and Clarissa (Burnham) Elmore.

  • Education

    • Preparatory education Williston Seminary and Hinsdale Academy, Massachusetts. Bachelor of Arts, Williams College, 1857.


    • Teacher, Great Barrington, Massachusetts, 1857-1858, Stowe, Vermont, 1859. In office of state treasurer, Hartford, 1860-1864. Founder, 1864, secretary and president, 1864-1873, Continental Life Insurance Company.

      President Connecticut River Banking Company, 1874-1913 (retired). President Dwight State Machine Company. President and treasurer E. Haddam Electric Light Company.

      Director and treasurer J. R. Montgomery Company, Windsor Locks, Connecticut.


    Party affiliation: Republican


    Denomination: Conglist


    Member Connecticut House of Representatives, 1860 and 1864 (chairman military committee). Member Hartford Board Trade.


    • Married Mary A. Burnham, November 1, 1864 (died 1878).
    • father: Harvey Elmore
    • mother: Clarissa (Burnham) Elmore
    • spouse: Mary A. Burnham
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    Died April 8, 1919
    (aged 85)